Displaying items by tag: BLNZ

Friday, 22 March 2019 12:12

Environment top priority for red meat farmers

Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s chief executive Sam McIvor says the environment is at the heart of everything sheep and beef farmers do.

Published in General News
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Friday, 15 March 2019 11:54

Don’t balls-up ram selection

Don't balls-up your ram selection is sage advice for farmers about picking sires as mating time approaches.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 14:55

Facing challenges with gusto

While the hills in Central Hawkes Bay remain green, which is remarkable for this time of the year, Porangahau farmer Sam Clark and his wife Gudrun are on the lookout for drought.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 14:25

WOF for new season

Setting up for next year’s production was the theme of a Beef + Lamb NZ field day held last week at Massey University’s Tuapaka farm just outside Palmerston North.

Published in General News
Monday, 11 February 2019 17:25

Red meat sector voting opens

Voting has opened for B+LNZ director elections.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 February 2019 07:55

Livestock numbers to remain static

Beef + Lamb NZ expects the total numbers of beef and dairy cattle and sheep to be static for the next five to six years and into the future.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 14:55

The green, green grass of the Bay

Normally, at this time of the year, Central Hawkes Bay is bone dry. But this season is the exception, as Peter Burke found out.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 09:55

Environmental issue causing angst for farmers

Concern among sheep and beef farmers about environment-related issues is probably holding back production, says a Beef + Lamb NZ economist.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 February 2019 09:21

Brexit blowout prep

The meat industry is preparing for Britain to crash out of the EU on March 29.

Published in General News
Monday, 21 January 2019 13:55

Get in first before it's mandated

Farmers, don't give the rule-makers a reason to regulate, says Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s environment team.

Published in Management